A revolution in health care is coming – Data and medicine

Welcome to Doctor You NO WONDER they are called “patients”. When people enter the health-care systems of rich countries today, they know what they will get: prodding doctors, endless tests, baffling jargon, rising costs and, above all, long waits. Some stoicism will always be needed, because health care is complex and diligence matters. But frustration is boiling over. This week …

11 Ways to Increase Conversions for Your Ecommerce Store

Ecommerce platforms rely on sales to survive. If you operate one of these websites, you know how important sales are for your business. Whether you sell products exclusively online or have an ecommerce site in addition to your brick and mortar store, you need high conversion rates to be successful. What do you do when your sales plateau and your conversions …

How to leverage Reviews for More Business?

  Let me start with the premise that you are dying if you aren’t evolving the same can be said of any business entity.Reviews are the bread and butter for survival in today’s competitive, disruptive and ever changing business environment.The two types of reviews  that can be generated  are: 1. First party reviews that is reviews you generate on your …

Healthcare: Ripe for Disruption!

  Business giants Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, and JPMorgan-Chase announced recently that the three companies are going to collaborate on a project to disrupt healthcare. Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett commented “The ballooning costs of health care act as a hungry tapeworm on the American economy. Our group does not come to this problem with answers. But we also do not …

Your Future Doctor May Not be Human. This Is the Rise of AI in Medicine.

Diagnosing with “The Stethoscope of the 21st Century” A new kind of doctor has entered the exam room, but doesn’t have a name. In fact, these doctors don’t even have faces. Artificial intelligence has made its way into hospitals around the world. Those wary of a robot takeover have nothing to fear; the introduction of AI into health care is …

How to accept crypto on Shopify with Coinbase Commerce

  Coinbase has made a huge announcement couple of weeks ago. They launched an integration between Shopify and a new service called Coinbase Commerce. This is great because for the first time Shopify merchants can be accept Ethereum (ETH) on their stores. Coinbase also support Bitcoin (BTC), Litecoin (LTC) and Bitcoin Cash (BCH). Until the writing of this article, the …

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Commentary: Apple will finally replace the fax machine in health care

We’ve seen some spectacular advances in fields ranging from surgery to gene editing, but health care still faces a lackluster problem: Many patients can only get health records from their doctor if the fax machine is working. Even when records are stored electronically, different chunks of every patient’s health information sit in inaccessible electronic record systems in different doctors’ offices. …

The 5 SEO mistakes holding your ecommerce site back right now

Ecommerce sites are so different from other web platforms that SEO for them can almost be considered a separate branch of the industry. While many fundamentals are the same, ecommerce, especially of the marketplace variety, introduces complications that could almost be ignored if they occurred on a smaller scale on a different type of website. Let’s talk about five SEO …

E-commerce giant Shopify is set to become a major player in Canada’s legal-weed market

  E-commerce giant Shopify will handle online cannabis sales for the province of Ontario, Canada, in partnership with the provincially run Ontario Cannabis Retail Corp. Cannabis in Ontario will be sold solely through OCRC’s stores and online platform. It’s a huge market: Ontario has 13.6 million people, including Toronto. Shopify is getting into the legal-weed industry. The e-commerce giant will …

Security Survey:24 Percent of Physicians Fail to Identify Phishing Emails

A recent survey found that doctors were three times worse at identifying phishing emails than their non-physician counterparts, such office workers (24 percent compared to 8 percent). What’s more, 8 in 10 healthcare employees aren’t prepared to protect against common privacy and security threats., according to a survey from MediaPro, a security awareness and compliance training company. MediaPro released its …